Sea Colony Tennis COVID-19 Update
Per the 27th Modification of the Delaware State of Emergency Declaration from the Office of
Governor John Carney…“All athletes playing indoors must wear face coverings at all times.”
Effective immediately, Sea Colony Tennis patrons are required to wear a mask indoors at all times, INCLUDING WHILE PLAYING TENNIS & PICKLEBALL.
Patrons arriving to play indoors, without a mask, will be provided with one to enter the indoor facility. Those who refuse to wear masks will not be permitted entrance and/or indoor play. At this time, outdoor play does not require the use of face masks.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Sea Colony Tennis
2019 Tennis Resorts Online survey ranks Sea Colony in the Top 25 Resorts, Top 20 camps, & No. 4 for Best Resort Junior Programs
About Sea Colony Tennis
Located at the crossroads of Kent Avenue and Westway Drive, the Sea Colony Tennis Center is the hub of tennis activity at the beach - year round. In addition to its world-class instruction, Sea Colony is home to USTA League teams, USTA tournaments and even a $25,000 USTA Pro Circuit event - The Vacasa Pro Women's Open at Sea Colony.
Sea Colony Tennis is currently open for modified business. We are socially distancing on and off the court to keep you safe. Come see us, but make sure you call ahead. No walk-on play is allowed at this time. Thank you! Click here for COVID-19 Modifications.
Hours of Operation
Open 7 days a week, 8 AM - 6 PM.
Improve. Play. Repeat.
With a variety of camps, clinics, and private lessons, Sea Colony offers tennis for all skill levels and ages.
Adult Clinics - Winter Schedule
CARDIO TENNIS | 9AM
All levels - Hit a ton of balls during this exhilarating cardiovascular workout. $20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests*
NOVICE CLINIC | 8AM
Beginner instructional clinic - Level 2.5 & below
ADULT CLINIC | 10AM & 11AM (two sessions)
Daily 1 hour instructional clinics that emphasize technique and footwork followed by games.
$20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests*
Junior Clinics - Winter Schedule
LITTLE HITTERS (ages 4-7) | 4-4:45pm
MONDAY & WEDNESDAY
Our Little Hitters red ball program teaches tennis FUNdamentals through drills and games.
$18 SC Homeowners/$20 Guests*
FUTURES (ages 8-12) | 5-6:15pm
MONDAY & WEDNESDAY
Our Futures orange ball program focuses on technique, gameplay, and teamwork.
$28 SC Homeowners/$30 Guests*
TENNIS FOR TEENS (ages 13+) | 4-6pm
TUESDAY & THURSDAY
Introduction and continued training of technique, mental toughness, strategy and fitness. It's never too early to start preparing for your high school tennis season!
$40 SC Homeowners/$50 Guests*
*Please note: There is a $3 drop-in fee for ALL clinic sign ups. To avoid the drop-in fee, register 1 day in advance.
Personalized Instruction. Year Round.
Private Lessons are fully customizable and can range from match play to mental toughness and strategy to stroke development. Lessons are available in both pickleball & tennis.
Private Lessons are available 7 days a week!
Call 302-539-4488 to schedule yours today.
Director of Tennis $90/hr
Assistant Director $85/hr
Senior Tennis Professional $80/hr
Seasonal Pros $75/hr
1/2 hour lessons are also available. The price is half the hourly rate. Private lessons available for ages 4+
Mental Toughness Lessons | $100
Through a variety of strategies and techniques such as self-talk, imagery, and cognitive-behavioral routines, you will take your game to the next level.
Coached by Director of Tennis, Thomas Johnston.
(Virtual Appointments also available, contact Pro Shop).
Fast-paced drills, low player-to-pro ratios, & plenty of one-on-one instruction.
Led by Sea Colony's World Class instructors, these camps are perfect for couples, USTA teams, families, a girls weekend, and more!
Strategy & shot selection
Tactics to improve mental toughness
Match play coaching
Pro shop discounts
Camp booklet with tips and takeaways
Early session: Friday 1-4 pm, Saturday 1-4 pm and Sunday 8-10 am*
Late session: Friday 4- 7pm, Saturday 4-7 pm and Sunday 12-2 pm*
*Personalized sessions available upon request.
Weekday and alternative times are available upon request.
Typical camp size is 12. Please note that if your group is smaller than 12, we may fill it with other interested players.
STAY & PLAY! Click here for weekend rental availability.
WORLD CLASS INSTRUCTION
Director of Tennis USPTA, PTR, MS
Thomas is a three-time collegiate All-American and former head men's tennis coach at the University of Virginia. At UVA, Johnston established himself as one of the most innovative and successful coaches in the country. In 1997, UVA qualified for the national team tournament for the first time in the school's history. In another first, Thomas led his team to the finals of the 1998 ACC Championships and NCAA Regional Championships. Under his leadership, the team's NCAA national ranking improved from No. 95 to No. 15. Upon graduating, several of his students went on to achieve ATP world rankings.
With a master's degree in sports psychology, Thomas is a respected speaker offering seminars on the mental and strategic aspects of tennis.
Before joining Sea Colony, Thomas headed an award-winning tennis program at Wintergreen Resort in Virginia for 10 years. He was also named the USTA's 2015 Delaware District Pro of the Year.
Under Thomas' guidance as Tennis Director, Sea Colony is one of the top 20 resorts in the country, according to Tennis Resorts Online.com. In 2012 and 2016, Johnston led Sea Colony to a USTA Outstanding Facility of the Year award. Recently, Thomas was named 2019 Tournament Director of the Year for his leadership at October’s Boys 16 & Under National Clay Court Championship and June’s Vacasa Pro Women’s Open at Sea Colony, a $25,000 USTA Pro Circuit clay-court event.
Funny name. Serious sport.
Touted as one of the fastest-growing sports in the nation, pickleball continues to make waves in Sea Colony.
Private Lessons by Sea Colony's World Class instructors are available upon request.
INDOOR OPEN PLAY
SUNDAY | 2:30-5 PM
WEDNESDAY | 6:30-9:30 PM
FREE to SC Homeowners & Renters/ $10 Guests
*Times and frequencies are subject to change.